Jul 17, 2011 5:00pm PDT
on the women's world cup championship and what led to the us defeat. sportswrap is coming up next. . >>> good evening everyone and welcome to this early sunday night edition of sportswrap. its with a day of missed opportunities and in the end, ultimate heartbreak for the us women's world cup soccer team. here is what they were playing for as the us took on japan in the finals in frankfurt, germany. the scoreless first half saw the us miss a number of scoring positions. alex morgan with a great individual effort to score the goal that looked for a long time it might bet game-winner. but japan stayed alive with the game roughly nine minutes from its conclusion. too much traffic in front of us goalie hope solo, aya miyama cleans up at the net. 2-1 lead for the american in the 104, morgan with the assist as wambach moved into third place all-time with her 13th world cup goal. six minutes from celebrating a championship, the us found its tied and this time japan executes the perfect corner kick, they go to penalty kicks tied at two when the us returns, shannon boxx soundly blocked by japan goalie
Jul 3, 2011 5:00pm PDT
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Jul 2, 2011 10:00pm PDT
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Jul 2, 2011 11:30pm PDT
to it saturday night edition of sportswrap. was a long and unusual night for the giants in detroit. in the end the result that was worth waiting for. or you could go it a baseball game and just read a book that. could come in handied. in the 911 the giants all over the tigers. matt scherzer. an opposite field drive that cleared the left-field fence. sandoval seems to regaining his stroke. crawford with a high drive to right a five-run first inning. barry zito working on three days' rest and san francisco scored one run in the 3rd when rain halted the game for two hours, 36 minutes. when play resumed, villareal was on the hill for the tigers and gave up the grand slam to tejada. giants scored a season-high 15 runs on 16 hits and no doubt wishing to puck up that offense in the final two in chicago. they win their ninth game, 15-3 and earning zito win no. 2 since coming off the dl. tonight trying to put more distance between themselves and second place arizona. oakland trailing 1-0 in the 3rd this. would be a big night for arizona's chris young kelly johnson who had walked, running hard from 911.
Jul 16, 2011 11:30pm PDT
edition of sportswrap. the giants hitting a road bump in san diego. since returning from the dl, zito had complete command of the strike zone, keeping walks to a minimum after walking two padres, zito to guzman and just like that, the giants were in a 3-0 hole that was just the second home run for guz man on a team that was last in the major leagues to get to 50 home runs for the year. and then in a similar fashion in the 3rd, one run already in when hudson gets a zito pitch and that is a 3-run shot. four walks, eight hits, seven runs allowed by zito in two and two-thirds. this was far too little, far too late. the giants go down 11-3. san diego end a losing streak at seven games. same two teams tomorrow to wrap up the four-game series. >>> the a's went back to an old marketing concept today, two games for the price of one. their first regularly scheduled double-header since 1997. better than 27,000 showed up at the coliseum to see the a's and angels. we'll start with the nightcap, which went oakland's way. angels with the 2-0 lead in the 4th down, before the a's struck for two. powell wi
Jul 16, 2011 10:00pm PDT
nasty at the british open. and joe fonzi explains next in sportswrap.